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FRACTIONS - Equivalence - DONKEY CARD GAME

FRACTIONS - Equivalence - DONKEY CARD GAME
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This freebie is Set 1 of the complete product:
Set 1 - Decimal Fraction and picture
Set 2 - Fractions of 100 and picture
Set 3 - Fractions of 100 and simplified Fractions
Set 4 - Percentage and Picture
Set 5 - Simplified Fraction and Picture

In the complete product there are two CONVERSION TABLES, one including percentage. DIRECTIONS are also included. There are 53 uniform cards in each set and you can mix and match according to the needs of your learners.

I have offered this game as a freebie because I'll be surprised if you don't love it and come back for the lot. They are the fun that worksheets can't provide. The price is low because I believe in the value of games for consolidation and the fact that your investment is really in the time you take to prepare your game.

The directions for DONKEY are simple. Just deal out all the cards. Players (up to 6) put down their pairs at the beginning of their turn and say what is on the card pairs. Then they offer their hand, face down and fanned out, so the next player can pick one of their cards before they have their turn. They cannot see the card they choose. The second player now puts down any pairs they have, saying the name of the fraction as they do. Play continues this way until the DONKEY is the only card left. That player is the LOSER.

I use games like DONKEY in intervention every day. When I can I send the game home for family fun time there's no better homework. Including the game in a Maths Centre has the same learning value (through repetition).

The Conversion Chart helps to scaffold the learning and make it inclusive. With the chart your intervention kids can play with anyone and you are differentiating. Meanwhile everyone is consolidating the concept of equivalence.
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